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This general reference compiles an impressive amount of information, presented not only through text but also through 4,000 illustrations, diagrams, charts, maps, and timelines. In a welcome departure from the topically-diffused alphabetical format of most similar references, the Macmillan is organized thematically and is divided into eight major groupings: the physical world, science and technology, communications, history, the arts, religion and philosophy, body and health, and sports. Indexed (at the front) by topic, person, and key word or phrase.
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Corbeil, Jean-claude
Macmillan Pub. Co. ;
New York :
Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc.
Picture dictionaries, English
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
1 v. (various pagings)

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